About the show: Dave Pickering takes us on a personal journey through gender as he tries to explain masculinity both to you and to himself. Part true storytelling, part TED talk and part apology, the show looks at how the patriarchy hurts men too; how the patriarchy has hurt him, and how he has hurt people because of patriarchy. Drawing on an anonymous survey of 1000 men, feminist theory, internet memes and his life experience, Dave will explain the conclusions he Read More ...
Does patriarchy exist?
How would you define patriarchy?
it’s more complex than it just being about MEN. It’s about powerful wealthy men from a long line of middle and upper class society.
How has patriarchy hurt you?
dur. Of course. Lack of social mobility
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
not in a way I can recognise
How would you define masculinity?
a redundant construct, hopefully
Does misandry exist?
Women are free to criticise men in a way I wouldn’t criticise men
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
I haven’t noticed it
What best describes you?